curriculum vita

Contact Information

Mailing Address

Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics
University of California, Santa Cruz
1156 High Street, ISB 335
Santa Cruz, CA 95064

Phone and Fax

Phone: (831) 459-4903
Fax: (831) 459-5265

Electronic Addresses

Web: GitHub IO UCSC Research Group


  • Ph.D., Astronomy, Harvard University, 2006
  • M.A., Astronomy, Harvard University, 2003
  • B.S., Physics & Astronomy, University of Washington, 2001
    cum laude, with Distinction in Physics


  • Associate Professor, Department of Astrophysics and Astronomy, University of California, Santa Cruz 2015-Present
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Astronomy, University of Arizona 2011-2015
  • Hubble Fellow, California Institute of Technology 2009-2011
  • Spitzer and Institute Fellow, Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics and Enrico Fermi Institute, University of Chicago 2006-2009